Chumash

EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Hebrew חומש‎, from חמש(khamesh, five).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈkʊməʃ/, /ˈxʊməʃ/
  • Rhymes: -æʃ
    • (file)

Proper nounEdit

Chumash (countable and uncountable, plural Chumashim or Chumashes)

  1. (Judaism) Any book of the Pentateuch.
  2. The Pentateuch collectively.
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Etymology 2Edit

Ineseño čʰumaš (the Island Chumash people).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

Chumash (plural Chumashes or Chumash)

  1. A member of a particular Native American tribe of southern California.

Proper nounEdit

Chumash

  1. The language of this tribe.
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